Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1104 PM PDT WED MAY 4 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN EASTERN WASHINGTON...
  SOUTHERN STEVENS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...
  NORTHERN SPOKANE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...
  SOUTHEASTERN PEND OREILLE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 1145 PM PDT

* AT 1104 PM PDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES EAST OF DAVENPORT TO
  GREEN ACRES...AND MOVING NORTH AT 40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SPOKANE...NINE MILE FALLS...DEER PARK...TOWN AND COUNTRY...FAIRWOOD...
  COUNTRY HOMES...SUNCREST...CHATTAROY...OTIS ORCHARDS-EAST FARMS...MEAD...
  TRENTWOOD...SPRINGDALE...ELK...MOUNT SPOKANE...FORD...MILAN...COLBERT...
  WELLPINIT...MILES AND LITTLE FALLS DAM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...
IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY
LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 4817 11704 4770 11704 4774 11836 4783 11838
      4788 11834 4797 11834 4803 11840 4805 11836
      4804 11828 4807 11823 4813 11825 4815 11820
      4821 11818
TIME...MOT...LOC 0604Z 201DEG 34KT 4770 11792 4768 11714

$$

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